Meet Our Trainers – Kristy Heitmann

Trainer and Assessment Manager

Kristy Heitmann

Meet The Team: This is Kristy, our amazing Training and Assessment Manager at Australian Paramedical College (APC). Kristy is an Australian Registered Paramedic who trains and guides students through their paramedical Clinical Workshops and assists students in their clinical placements; where they go out into the community and work with emergency medical response teams.

Kristy started at APC just over three years ago as a casual instructor of paramedicine and performed roles at the college ranging from casual instructor, through to one of the main paramedic instructors. Through sheer work, passion and dedication to her students, Kristy now holds the senior management role and manages the clinical training department.

Kristy started in emergency services just over 25 years ago. She began her cadet career as a teenager, primarily with the Australian State Emergency Service. She then became heavily involved in the ambulance side of work which fueled her interest in becoming a paramedic.

Working at major events around the Gold Coast, Queensland including; Schoolies, Indy, New Year’s Eve at Surfers Paradise, Kristy loves paramedicine and teaching, so she really is working in her dream job and doing what she loves best.

Want to get to know Kristy in real life?

Study pre-hospital emergency health care qualifications online with the aid of clinical workshops as well as online and phone support from trainers and educators. Enjoy the unlimited access to a student success team who are always ready to help and assist. Although these courses can be studied online; APC fosters a vibrant and passionate community that encourages students to engage and help one another.

Choose from three prehospital emergency health care qualifications.

HLT31115 – Certificate III in Non-emergency Patient Transport
HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care
HLT51015 – Diploma of Paramedical Science

Study online, (we have an app too) and attend clinical workshops in most states.

Career Development Plane - Become a Paramedic - Diploma of Paramedical Science Clinical Workshop

What is your career journey?

To discover how you can become a fully qualified Ambulance Paramedic or Basic/Advanced Life Support Medic, complete a personalised paramedical career development plan.